Maximizing Contributions to Emission Mitigation from Fossil-Fuel Subsidy Reform

This short five-minute video covers the issues around the link between fossil-fuel subsidies, climate change and links to the UNFCCC.

The Friends group was formed in June 2010 to support G20 and APEC leaders’ commitments to phase out inefficient fossil fuel subsidies. The Friends encourage the G20 and APEC to implement their initiative as soon as possible, with maximum ambition and transparency.

Friends of Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform are

  • Costa Rica
  • Denmark
  • Ethiopia
  • Finland
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Uruguay